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RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
We are seeking a New York-based economist for the US Economics team.
Job Summary and Responsibilities
Publishing thematic and tactical research on the US economic and financial outlook
Develop and maintain robust quantitative models to forecast US economic growth, inflation and interest rates
Interpret and comment on high-frequency economic data releases
Presenting research views to a wide range of senior clients
Collaborating with the broader Macro Strategy team as well as our regional economists
Supporting internal stakeholders in institutional client services and across the firm
PhD in Economics
Ideal candidate would have experience with US macroeconomic research and forecasting
Excellent English language verbal and written communication skills
Strong quantitative skills
Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
A proven capability for original and thought-provoking research
Ability to work both autonomously and in a team-centric environment
Deep curiosity and a passion for the intersection between macroeconomics and markets
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